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A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught. A movie company, Cosmic Pictures, has decided to make a feature movie about ... See full summary »

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Arthur Lyman Kastleman
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Richard Birnbaum
Al Fann ...
Amos
Panchito Gómez ...
Choo Choo
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Donny Porter
Lori Lethin ...
Callie Cassidy / Sarah Walker / Susan
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Officer Tyler
Marvin J. McIntyre ...
Robbie Rice
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Richard Farley
Remy O'Neill ...
Esther Molvania
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Harry Sleerik
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A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught. A movie company, Cosmic Pictures, has decided to make a feature movie about these events - on location, at the now abandoned school. Since members of cast and crew disappear without a trace, it seems as if history is repeating itself... Written by Mattias Thuresson

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School spirt has never been this dead. See more »

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Comedy | Horror

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28 January 1987 (USA)  »

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De Volta à Escola de Horrores  »

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Philip McKeon's movie debut. See more »

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Richard Farley: Nobody hits one of the Trolls!
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Crazy Credits

The End...or is it? After all of the credits roll and "Scary Movies" ends, you will hear the mop bucket squeak as it pass by. See more »

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Follows Horror High (1974) See more »

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MAN FOR ME
Performed by Wendy Fraser
Written by Stacy Widelitz and Wendy Fraser
Published by Strawberry Fork Music Co. / BMI
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Oh come now, lighten up.
11 January 2004 | by (Mass. USA) – See all my reviews

Albeit confusing at times, this movie is definitely worth a watch. The directing/editting is certainly reminiscent of _Perfect Blue (1997/I)_ (or more likely the other way around, with Perfect Blue being released a full decade after Return to Horror High). Either way, you just have to be really one your toes to make sense of the stories, or be prepared to watch it a few times. The jokes fly out more than the fake blood does. Often, they come together. If you can't appreciate this movie for what it is, you just need to pop a couple of valium pills, and calm down. They way you people write about this film would make one think that Ed Wood decided to make a horror-comedy about Waylon Jennings cooking up some raw fetuses.

This movie kicks twice as much butt when you get it on the double-sided DVD with _Return of the Killer Tomatoes! (1988)_


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